Black History in Two Minutes (or so)

Black History in Two Minutes (or so)


Latest Episodes

The Birth of Hip Hop
November 06, 2020

In 1973, DJ Kool Herc set up his turntables and introduced a technique at a South Bronx house party that would change music as many people knew it. His ability to switch from record to record — as well as isolate and repeat music breaks — led to the d...

Barack Obama’s 2008 Election
October 30, 2020

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Marcus Garvey: Leader of a Revolutionary Global Movement
October 23, 2020

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Protesting the Birth of a Nation
October 16, 2020

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The Beginning of Black History: Juan Garrido
October 09, 2020

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Jackie Robinson Integrates Baseball
October 02, 2020

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Soul Train
September 25, 2020

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Hank Aaron: Breaking the Home Run Record
September 18, 2020

Born Henry Louis Aaron, baseball legend Hank Aaron swung his way into the history books in 1974. While the Atlanta Braves enjoyed the benefits of having the talented athlete on their team, actions off the field forced the conversation to transition fro...

Civil War and Emancipation
September 11, 2020

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Fort Mose: The First All-Black Settlement in the U.S.
September 04, 2020

Be Woke Presents Black History in Two Minutes (or so)